Minnesota News
  • Gun

    A controversial bill requiring criminal background checks on sales at gun shows passed a Minnesota House committee Thursday night, and now awaits a vote on the House floor. Backers didn’t have the votes for universal …

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    22 Mar 13
  • MichaelUnderland

    A Bird Island man was sentenced to over 5 years in prison this week for stabbing a man in rural Spicer last year. 29-year-old Michael Jon Underland was sentenced to 68 months in the state …

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    22 Mar 13
  • CriminalSex

    An 18-year-old New Ulm woman is facing a felony criminal sexual conduct charge over accusations that she had sexual intercourse with a 15-year-old boy. Kyla Rodriguez became pregnant after the alleged sexual contact, but initially …

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    21 Mar 13
  • CreditCardFraud2

    A New Ulm woman accused of making hundreds of dollars worth of unauthorized purchases on a company Visa card was convicted of felony credit card fraud on Tuesday. 24-year-old Tiffany Rae Corbett pleaded guilty to …

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    21 Mar 13
  • Scam

    The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota is urging consumers considering an online car purchase to be extra cautious following three recent incidents involving bogus auto dealer websites. In each of these cases, the “hook” used …

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    21 Mar 13
  • iv

    A former Minnesota nurse has been sentenced to two years in prison for stealing painkiller medication at the hospital where he worked. A federal judge on Wednesday also ordered 43-year-old Blake Daniel Zenner of Kimball …

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    21 Mar 13
  • MinnesotaCounties

    Carver County has been named Minnesota’s healthiest county in the new “County Health Rankings” report, while Cass County is at the bottom of the list. Counties were ranked on such factors as smoking, obesity, physical …

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    21 Mar 13
  • USCapitol

    For the first time in three years, Democrats in the US Senate have moved a budget out of committee. The Senate spending plan avoids deep cuts, raises taxes on the wealthy, and does not balance …

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    21 Mar 13